A Cultural Stay at Kuching

June 14, 2012

A quaint little backpackers hostel set in an old shophouse along the waterfront decorated with Straits furniture provides the perfect cultural experience in Kuching

From the table at which I spent my lazy waking hours – having wonderful local coffee and thinking about the previous day’s experiences

This is been the most culturally delightful hostel I have stayed in so far!

jm
June 2012

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